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Apollo launches updated EnduRace RA 2 regional truck tire


Apollo Tyres has launched the second generation of its EnduRace RA 2 truck tire for regional transportation, featuring a new tread design and uprated materials with the aim of delivering [...]

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Pirelli to bow out of WRC in 2024


Pirelli has announced that it will not bid to supply the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) from 2025-2027. This means the Italian tire manufacturer will conclude its partnership as a [...]

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Giti announces ID Buzz as its first European EV fitment


Volkswagen’s ID Buzz will be available with GitiSynergyH2 tires, marking the tire maker’s first European EV OE fitment. The tire, specified in 235/60 R18 (front) and 255/55 R18 (rear) was [...]

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Westlake commercial tire selected as OE fitment by Thai bus company


ZC Rubber has announced that The Transport Company, the Thai state-owned bus company, is including the Westlake CR976A truck tire (in 10.00R20) as original equipment on the company’s city buses [...]

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Bridgestone’s Pune plant in India certified carbon neutral


Bridgestone’s Chakan plant has been verified as carbon neutral (scopes 1 and 2). The plant in Pune, India, was audited in May and June 2023 and subsequently verified according to [...]

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INTERVIEW | Kalypso – How to harness self-learning autonomy within the tire sector


During this year’s Tire Technology Expo, Tire Technology International spoke to Jordan Reynolds (pictured), Kalypso’s principal and global practice leader – data science, about the huge potential of self-learning autonomy.  [...]

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Goodyear launches off-road Wrangler Boulder MT


Goodyear has introduced a new derivative to its line-up of Wrangler tires, the Wrangler Boulder MT. Created for the off-road adventurer and constructed to take on the toughest terrain, including [...]

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New logo points to Pirelli’s sustainable tires


Pirelli has made it easier for consumers to identify more sustainable tires. The Italian tire manufacturer has created a bespoke logo for its tires that contain at least 50% materials [...]

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